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Thank you for your interest in Con Edison. To help us respond to your question or concern, please refer to the information below.

For Gas Emergencies
Natural gas is a safe, reliable fuel, but leaks can create fires and explosions. That’s why a strong rotten egg odor is added so you can detect even small gas leaks. Other signs of a leak include a white cloud, mist, fog, or bubbles in standing water and a roaring, hissing, or whistling sound.

If you smell gas or suspect there is a gas leak: 

  • Leave the premises immediately and take others with you.
  • Open windows before you leave if the odor is faint.
  • If outdoors, get well away from where you smell the natural gas.
  • Do not do anything to create a spark that could cause an explosion, such as lighting a match, starting a car, turning appliances, lights, or flashlights on or off, using a telephone or cell phone, and ringing doorbells.
  • Once you are a safe distance away, call 1-800-75-CONED (1-800-752-6633). National Grid customers call 1-718-643-4050.

For more gas safety information, visit conEd.com/gassafety.

For Electrical Emergencies
If you want to report an electrical emergency, such as a fallen wire, please call our toll-free number 1-800-75-CONED (1-800-752-6633) or if you have your account number or the phone number associated with your account, click here.

To Report an Electric Service Problem
If you need to report a problem with your electric service, click here.

For Steam Emergencies
If you see steam on Manhattan streets, immediately call us at 1-800-75-CONED (1-800-752-6633). Steam is caused by water falling on a steam pipe, a manhole cover, or a steam leak, and we need to check it out.

For E-mail Inquiries
To contact us by e-mail, please click here.

For Customer Service Questions
If you have a question or concern about your Con Edison bill or service, please call 1-800-75-CONED (1-800-752-6633). Be sure to have your account number available when you call. For callers from outside Con Edison's service territory, please dial 1-212-243-1900 for assistance.

If you call from a touch-tone phone, you can directly access your account using our automated system. Or, you can choose to speak with a representative.

At Customer Service Walk-in Centers
If you prefer to speak to someone in person, you may visit any of our Customer Service Walk-in Centers. For a list of centers, locations, click here.

In Writing
The easiest way to reach us is by calling the telephone number on your bill; however, if you prefer to write, be sure to include your account number and as much information as you can about the question or problem. Please address your correspondence to:
Con Edison
Cooper Station
P.O. Box 138
New York, NY 10276-0138

Whether you call, write, or visit, we will do our best to provide quick and courteous service. If you disagree about a bill, we will not turn off your service for not paying the amount you are questioning while your inquiry is investigated; however, any amount not in dispute must be paid when due. If you are not satisfied with our response, please ask to speak to a supervisor. If you are still unsatisfied after talking to us, you can call the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) at 1-800-342-3377 weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Telecommunications for the Deaf
We like to make it easy for all of our customers to communicate with us, so we offer a Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD/TTY) to enable speech and hearing impaired customers to contact us directly. The toll-free number for this service is 1-800-642-2308. Remember that you need special teletype/telephone equipment to use this number.

Below, you can find Web links for specific information within the Con Edison site. Please try these links as a first resource.

Customer Central: For billing and payment plan options, energy-saving tips, safety information, or other customer information, go to Con Edison Customer Central, www.coned.com/customercentral

Careers at Con Edison: If you’re looking for employment and want to see the jobs we’re seeking to fill, go to Careers at Con Edison, www.coned.com/careers/

Purchasing Online - Learn about the products and services we buy, our terms and conditions, and our minority and women business programs. For more information click here.

Investor Relations: For financial reports, stock quotes, dividend history, and other financial information, go to investor.conedison.com

Con Edison Overview: Click here to learn more about Con Edison, Inc., and its regulated and competitive businesses.


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